Crossroads

Mozambique's impending diamond rush

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Mozambique, widely considered to be one of Africa's success stories, could be about to unearth a fortune: the government has just awarded licences to three diamond mining companies. But the scars of a 20-year civil war run deep and in the past few years  an illegal trade in diamonds has taken root. How are Mozambicans preparing for a diamond rush?